Crash: A man standing next to his SUV on the shoulder of a freeway transition road was struck and killed in a crash Friday morning. Joseph Francisco Chang was hit on a ramp connecting the westbound 134 to the northbound 2 near Eagle Rock. Daily News
Exhibit: Plaza de La Raza in Lincoln Heights is exhibiting the work of artist Roberto Gutierrez, a Vietnam War veteran who has turned to painting to deal with post traumatic stress disorder. ABC7
Speech Contest: Andrew Charroux, a junior at John Marshall High School, was the winner of the American Legion Allied Post 302 Oratorical Contest, which was held at Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services in Highland Park. Charroux received a $200 scholarship for a speech titled The Fourth Branch of Government: The People.
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